Scholarship opportunities

New scholarship opportunities

Posted Fall 2014 | Two new scholarship opportunities for veterans have been announced.

PDF icon  The Michael T. Hayes Military Veterans Textbook Fund

PDF icon  The R.C. Musson and Katharine M. Musson Charitable Foundation
Scholarship for Veterans

Name of ScholarshipAmountDescription
American Legion $3,000 Financial assistance for pursuing an undergraduate degree
Amvets: Dr. Aurelio M. Caccomo Family foundation memorial scholarship $4,000 over 4 years Veterans who are seeking new skills to compete in the job market
Amvets National Scholarship Program See Link Veterans who have exhausted their financial aid or do not have the financial means to continue their education
Amvets Scholarships See Link Awarded to veterans, sons, daughters and grandchildren of veterans as well as of deceased veterans
Daniel Drevnick Scholarship See Link Assistance for veterans who are transitioning from military to civilian law enforcement
Horatio Alger Military Veterans scholarship See Link Veterans who served under Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan or Operation Iraqi Freedom
Military order of the Purple Heart Scholarship See Link Awarded to recipient of a purple heart, direct descendent of a veteran who received a purple heart
NBCC Foundation See Link Assistance in veterans who are pursuing careers in counseling military personnel
Pat Tillman Foundation See Link Assistance to veterans who are pursuing further education
The Army Women’s Foundation (AWF) Legacy Scholarship $1,000-$2,500 Assistance to Army women and their children in achieving their goals and aspirations
Troops to Teachers Up to $5,000 Provides financial assistance, counseling, and employment referrals for future teachers
Veterans United Scholarship Program Bi- annual/$2,000 Committed to enhancing the lives of veterans and military families nationwide
VFW Military Scholarship $3,000 per scholarship 25 $3,000 dollar scholarships annually to VFW members who are currently serving or who have been discharged within the 36 months before the December 31 deadline

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